A 70-year-old male asked:
can aleve (naproxen) raise pressure in glacoma patients?
2 doctor answers
Dr. William Constad answered
41 years experience Ophthalmology
No: Aleve, (naproxen) and similar types of medication, like motrin, ibuprophen and other have no effect on inta-ocular pressure.
Answered on Oct 26, 2017
Dr. Jon Fishburn answered
30 years experience Ophthalmology
No: Aleve (naproxen) or Naproxen sodium is not contraindicated in glaucoma, and will not raise your eye pressure. However, aleve-d can be if you have narrow-angle glaucoma. If you are in doubt, check with your eye md.
Answered on Dec 6, 2017
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